Docent Training at Arroyo Hondo Preserve

Begin the New Year with a new quest for learning and for teaching others about one of the area’s most diverse and exquisite natural areas.

When: Monday, March 11, 2013, 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Where: Arroyo Hondo Preserve, Gaviota Coast, 4.5 miles past Refugio State Beach, Santa Barbara

Cost: Not available

Age limit: Not available

Categories: Volunteer Opportunites


Training starts in mid-January at Arroyo Hondo Preserve, which is owned and managed by the Land Trust for Santa Barbara County. Learn from local experts about many topics including the history, flora, fauna, ecology, and geology of this beautiful canyon.

As a Land Trust Docent, you will become part of a wonderful team of dedicated natural history enthusiasts as you train to share your knowledge with school children and adults.

Training will be held from 12:30 - 3:30 p.m. on the following Mondays:

January 14 and 28
February 4, 11 and 25
March 4 and 11

As part of your training, you will be given materials to study at home. During the spring, you will also shadow and assist experienced Docents as they lead tours of the canyon.

To save your place for this program, please e-mail your name and contact information to

Event posted Dec. 19, 2012
Last updated Dec. 19, 2012


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